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the mountains, though, that's another story. garrett county, a lot of the elevations on the west side of the ridgetops, those folks are looking at winter storm warnings for 6 come 10 inches of snow. around here a dusting to maybe an inch up north. here's a look at your day planner. sunshine early. clouds increasing this afternoon. temperatures mid to even upper 30s. warmer temperatures obviously south of town. by late this afternoon, this evening, we'll have some flurries, snow showers, maybe a little bit of light snow but we're just not expecting much to accumulate here at all. this next disturbance is up in chicago. you see the snows this morning. if you're flying through chicago today, there could be some delays with that. we're going to see that come in right through ohio and west virginia. that's why we have the warnings in the mountains and the winter weather advisories north and west of that with 6 to 10 inches of snow possible for garrett county and the ski areas where it's 12 in oakland this morning. 23 for manassas and gaithersburg. 28 at reagan national and 30 in fredricksburg. looking at highs going up to 40 down south and 30 up north.
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monika samtani, happy monday. >> happy monday. it is a happy monday. if you're planning to head outside, the ravens won and the volumes are light because i think a lot of people are going to take it easy this morning and sleep in for a little while. no problems on the beltway. all overnight construction cleared up. nothing to worry about on the west side of town here at the american legion bridge, gw parkway looks great. no problems coming in from the west on the toll road or 66. let's take a look live and show what you it looks like on the beltway on the north side of town. university boulevard. all lanes are open and it's clear from 95 right into bethesda and over to 270. back over to the maps, this time heading into the southern side of maryland. no problems on route 4, route 5, route 301 out of brandywine, accokeek 210 to oxon hill as you cross the wilson bridge. we'll take a live look at the 14th street bridge. northbound 395 is very quiet. back to you. >> talking about what the women were dressed like at the super bowl last night, whoa. anyway, for the people watching the football game, it's a purple kind of morning here in
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maryland. ravens fans are excited everywhere. >> the team will fly back to baltimore later this morning after winning super bowl xlvii. the ravens have always been known for their defense and they needed it at the end. the 49ers had come back after the blackout and were threatening to take the lead with just two minutes left in the game. but baltimore held firm. made a goal line stand and they won the game 34-31. as wusa9 reporter delia goncalves tells us, that sparked celebrations in charm city. hi, delia. >> reporter: hi. welcome back, andrea. good morning, mike. fans had waited a dozen years for a super bowl win and many of them couldn't contain themselves spilling out to the streets for a party that laked all night long. -- that lasted all night long. even the jones falls expressway were shut down last night due to these massive crowds. baltimore city mayor stephanie rollins blake asked fans to celebrate safely and behave with responsibility and respect, but there were a few
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bad apples, including these folks trying to topple over a car. another group looting a 7- eleven. our bruce johnson braved the streets, talked to fans indoors just as the game wrapped up last night. >> oh, my god, i don't think i could feel any better than this. >> reporter: were you worried at the end there? >> i was. i really was. >> it came down to the wire, unbelievable. the best super bowl i've ever seen. >> a great way to send ray lewis out. i can't imagine a better way for him to end his career. >> reporter: joe flacco answered all the critics. >> joe flacco, yeah. >> it's about time. been 12 years. the ravens deserve this. eight a great harbaugh bowl. two brothers coaching and the best brother won. >> reporter: they may have gone to bed but the party will last all week long and i'm certain of that. extra police were on tall last night, -- on patrol last night, lots of them on horseback. more efforts on the ground and in the sky as well.
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>> she's wearing purple. >> she is. >> thanks, delia. after a delay because of the question -- after a delay about questions about a possible mistrial, the sentencing for a culpeper police officer is now back on track. the jury that convicted daniel harmon-wright of manslaughter last week has now recommended a sentence. it's been almost a year since he shot and killed 54-year-old patricia cook during a traffic stop. the sentencing hearing was briefly delayed after questions about the jury's use of a dictionary and these sawyer reduce -- that sawyer rouse which went against the judge's instructions. there will not be a legal debate over replacing anne arundel county executive john leopold. the county council had planned to declare his post vacant today but a judge found leopold guilty of misconduct in office and he put an end to the legal
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debate by tenuring his resignation over the weekend. it's 5:05. time for the latest your money report. >> jessica doyle is back with today's headlines. good morning. >> good morning. dow 14,000. how about them apples. not a bad way to start the week. the dow standing above 14,000. for some we've been back here in five years. an encouraging jobs report and favoring manufacturing data and ford, g.m. and chrysler are on a roll. automakers posted double digit sales gains last month. later this week, we're expecting earnings reports from a host of companies. it's going to be very busy. we have disney, toyota, time warner, our parent company gannett just to name a few. checking the numbers, the dow climbed 149 points on friday. it stands this morning at 14,009. nasdaq rallied 37 points and the s&p 500 was up by 15. congress may have reached a deal to raise the debt sealing but another huge financial
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problem is looming over capitol hill, and hundreds of thousands of federal government workers. with a new budget deal, the automatic cuts known as sequestration will go into effect next month. last night cbs news anchor scott pelly asked president obama if sequestration would push america back into a recession. the president said he didn't know that answer, but the current situation is unacceptable. >> washington cannot continually operate under a cloud of crisis. that freezes up consumers. it gets businesses worried. we can't afford these self- inflicted wounds. and there's a way for us to solve these budget problems in a responsible way through a balanced approach that the vast majority of people agree with. if we do that, there's no reason why we can't have really strong growth in 2013. but we can't have washington dysfunction getting in the way. >> by the end of this week the
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pentagon must submit its plan to the white house for how it's going to deal with automatic spending cuts if it kicks in on march 1. the february deadline will mark the beginning of a series of high level meetings with lawmakers. it's going to be a very frantic, very busy february as all sides get together and try to figure out this mess. >> the year is moving fast but not october just yet. >> that's right. >> speaking of moving fast, you're back in 30 minutes. what do you have for us? >> surprising findings about women and money. what the number one profession for women is in this day and age. >> thanks, jess. >> you got it. we'll get reaction to the super bowl victory from ravens coach john harbaugh and some players coming up in sports. >> plus, what electrical crews know so far about the cause of the big power outage at the super bowl last night. >> some people on facebook blame it on pepco and in other
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welcome back. 5:09. your weather first on this monday morning. qiept out there now -- quiet out there now. chilly, lots of 20s. we'll see a chance of snow for tonight and first part of tomorrow. no big problems. bundle up. highs from 32 -- that's actually up toward the hagerstown-frederick area, but 40 toward fredricksburg. 36, 37 here in d.c. with increasing clouds and light snow possible late today into the first part of tonight. i'll elaborate more on that in a few minutes. right now let's go to monika with timesaver traffic. construction still in place in strapford on the northbound side of route 1 near forbes street at princess an street. here in springfield, northbound i-95, just a tiny bit of volume now increasing but no delays heading up to 395. i'll be back with more coming up in a few minutes. back to you guys. >> thanks, monika.
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here are some of the other stories making news this morning. at least eight people were killed overnight when a tour bus crashed in southern california. nearly 40 others were taken to the hospital with injuries. the bus driver told police he had some sort of brake problem as they were heading down a two- lane mountain road. the bus hit a car, flipped over into a pickup truck. at this hour vice president joe biden is preparing for a lunch meeting in paris with the french president. they're expected to talk about mali as well as syria and the middle east. tomorrow the vice president is scheduled to meet with british prime minister david cameron. we had at least a partial explanation on what caused a power outage at the super bowl that had everybody in the dark for will 30 minutes. an abnormality triggered an automatic shutdown. super bowl officials don't exactly know yet the official problem. >> have you gotten tired of this yet? we're in for another round of
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vo: for cold and flu seaso honey, don't use your sleeve. the's clorox bleach. good morning. welcome back to 9news. it's 5:14 on this monday morning. howard bernstein is here with a few more flakes in his forecast. >> it's not adding up to much. >> nice big ones around 5:00 last night at our house. it looked great. >> we had a dusting at my house in upper montgomery but that will melt quickly today with
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temperatures in the 30s, even the 40s in the southern suburbs. late tonight another disturbance will bring us light snow showers with a trace to perhaps an inch. those areas that get an inch, hagerstown, frederick, our northern neighbors. our mountains will get quite a bit west of the continental divide. here's a look at your day planner. temperatures in the 20s. we'll be in the low 30s by 11:00. mid- to upper 30s here in town. we'll hit 36 at 3:00. kind of hold there for 5:00. could be a few flurries at 5:00. a better chance of light snow and flurries will be after dark. had a disturbance yesterday with lot of wet flurries, snow showers, some moderate snow showers even came through but that thing is now well east of us. the next disturbance just starting to come into the picture. it's near chicago right now but northern indiana, northwestern ohio seeing a little bit of snow right now. temperatures are down to 25 in springfield. haymarket is 26. 25 lauer. bowie this morning with 25 in waldorf and in town we're looking outside our michael &
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son weather camera. the jefferson memorial. if you're on my facebook page, i put a picture up yesterday, a little dusting of snow. kind of a neat picture. a good looking morning here in d.c. as we widen out the shot. 28 degrees with a north, northwesterly wind at 7. feels like 21. the dew point only 9. so the air is quite dry. that's one reason i think whatever we see isn't going to amount to much. arctic air, check this out. 31 below now at international falls. so this white, pinkish area, that's the real arctic stuff. chicago 21. eight cold but look at the rest of the country. there's no real cold air except for extreme northern minnesota. that tells me we're not going to see anything too bad here over the next week. in fact, the clouds are coming more west to east across the country and the northern stream, the southern stream. without any big dips, the real cold stays up in canada. we'll see a warming trend to some extent. look at the snow breaking out
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in chicago. moving into northwest indiana. they're expecting 2 to 5 inches of snow in chiland. that could delay any flights you have this morning. we should have enough cold here for plenty of lake snows. the mountains are going to get hit hard. garrett county 6 to 10 inches of snow. it will be snowing tonight. we could see passing flurries and snow showers with us. i know the computer is showing a mix of rain and snow. i'm thinking generally light snow, showers, just not adding up to much. tomorrow we're back under partly sunny skies. here's a look at your forecast. this afternoon 36. 40 down south with late flurries and snow showers into the first part of tonight. tonight's low 25 to 30. tomorrow 43. so a milder tuesday. about the same on wednesday, although we'll add a few degrees into the mid and upper 40s. on thursday increasing clouds, 47. friday showers, 48. then a seasonably mild weekend with highs in the upper 40s to low 50s. let's go to monika samtani. we've got a lot of folks who
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probably stayed up late. if you're getting in this morning, good news for you. >> exactly. if you are up already, i think you're going to be a little lonesome out there. that's because it's been a little quieter than normal for a monday morning. i wonder why. on the southbound side of 270 quiet out of frederick. even past route 109 and 121 right now. i don't think you'll find much of a delay. let's take a live look outside and show what you it looks like if you're planning to head over on the beltway north of town university boulevard or college park to university boulevard, this is what you should expect. nice and quiet here. both inner and outer loops of the beltway heading for the 95 interchange and right over into silver spring. back to the maps this time heading in from the west. no problems to report on 66 or the dulles toll road. everything looks good in the tysons area. got a little bit of yellow forming toward the american legion bridge but really no bigs right now. let's take a live look one more time. this is 66 coming in from manassas to centreville. back to you, andrea and mike. >> thanks, monika.
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see you in a bit. it's a dream for most professional athletes: going out on top. >> ray lewis and other key team members coming up in sports. the question of the morning time now on our facebook pain. 20% of men say they -- facebook page. 20% of men say they use this for their password. is it a, favorite sports team, b, their nickname, and c, their hometown? >> one viewer wrote, shame on them. they shouldn't use any of the three, but, yes, the favorite sports team is
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welcome back. your weather first on this monday morning. it's cold out there but quiet. the disturbance from yesterday has left. we have generally clear skies. temperatures running in the mid- to upper 20s. we'll take you through the morning hours with sunshine. 28 here at 9:00. by lunch time, though, a few more clouds start to show up west. we're looking at temperature of 33 in d.c. 30 in winchester and annapolis. then this afternoon more clouds increase this way with snow starting in the mountains. temperatures topping out in the mid- to upper 30s. bundle up. good morning, everybody. coming to you from the super dome in new orleans where the baltimore ravens were crowned world champs beating the san francisco 49ers in super bowl xlvii. it was a crazy game that
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included a comeback, a power outage, a beyonce half time show but it ended with a gold line stand when the baltimore ravens sent out linebacker ray lewis as champion. >> when your backs are against the wall and they say we have three more plays to get on this goal line. if we all do our jobs, they won't get in. to stand up like thark it's a testament of what we've been through and how much trust we had all year long. that was probably one of the most amazing goal line stances i've ever been a part of. >> ray said, on the podium, how could it be any other way than that. we said to our team many times after many of these games, it wasn't perfect, it wasn't pretty, but it was us. >> he just wanted us to feel what it was like to win this thing. he felt it and he wanted to
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feel it again but he wanted us to foal that. -- feel that. we all made it happen. >> reporter: for joe flacco and harbaugh, they finally come out as champs. according to the mayor stephanie rollins blake, the parade to celebrate the victory will be tuesday morning at 11:00 a.m. that will do it for us here in new orleans, i'm kristen berset. have a great monday. >> we'll have more on the super bowl and overnight celebrations in baltimore coming up. plus, virginia drivers may soon have more incentive to drop the texting while driving habit. it's 5:24. here's monika. if you're planning to head over to oxon hill on the beltway, here's what it looks like at 2:10, no issues here coming in from southern maryland. route when, route 5 and 210 all look good. more traffic at
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good morning. welcome back to wusa9. i'm andrea roane. i'm mike hydeck. dust off your purple stuff if you haven't done that already. big winners for the ravens last night. what a game good it was awesome. so much fun. >> i posted -- okay, obviously the ravens are going to win. but then i taped -- [ multiple voices ] weather wise, we've had a lot of bark but not too much bite from mother nature lately. we've had an inch and a half of snow at national. that's it. know lovers like me disappointed but a lot of folks say we don't mind. we'll take t. weather wise, day planner today, another chance
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for some piddly snows as temperatures climb to the mid and upper 30s. most days it will just be melting on surfaces although some areas well north of town could pick up an inch up toward hagerstown and frederick, those areas. in garrett county, well, they're under winter store warnings and school is closed for 6 to 10 inches of snow coming in. you can see it this morning in chicago. from indianapolis and points north, really toward garion. winter weather advisories across ohio, southwestern pennsylvania. these are the warnings in the mountains where we're expecting at least 6 inches of snow. now, this morning, as you go out, you'll need the jackets, the heavy stuff because we have lower 20s in gaithersburg and hagerstown. 26 in easton. 25 la plata and 28 here in d.c. looking for a high of 36. could be some flurries. snow showers late this afternoon and this evening. monika samtani has been talking about a light commute this morning. probably because of the ravens. you think? it's piddly in materials of
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traffic as well. i -- in terms of traffic as well. i like that word, howard. no issues to report. we'll take it. no problems to report on the may your thoroughfares. the beltway looks great. all around town you're not going to find any major delays. 270 just beginning to slow down southbound near route 80. let's take a live look outside. if you're coming closer in toward rockville and montrose road, this is what you should expect. everyone moseying on down to the beltway. looks good at the american legion bridge as well. back to the maps. this time the south side of town. northbound i-95 no major delays. a few brake lights forming in woodbridge. in springfield it's beginning to bunch up just basement another live look out-- just a bit. we'll take a live look outside. main and hov lanes look great. >> thank you, monika. the ravens will be back in baltimore about lunch time today no doubt still set brailling the win from -- still
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celebrating the win from last night. >> the tide seemed to turn after the 30-minute power outage. san francisco made a huge comeback and threatened to take the lead with just two minutes left in the game but the ravens defense led by ray lewis kept the 49ers from scoring. baltimore wins by a score of 34- 31. delia goncalves is in our satellite center with more on the fan reaction in baltimore. we could only imagine how excited they were, delia. >> reporter: absolutely, andrea. they probably didn't go to sleep. maybe they're taking a nap till the next party but certainly it's going to be a party wall eke long though the official celebration and parade is set for tomorrow. as we all know fans couldn't wait. they spilled on to the streets last night and got the party started last night. several streets were shut down as police prepared for these massive crowds. officers were on horseback to watch over fans on the ground
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while police cameras and the department's helicopter watched from up above. police officers who war tracked by the department's gps were sent to a few rowdy spots. fans rocked a car. you just saw that. and officers cleared crowds who were looting 57-eleven -- looting a 7-eleven. good news, though. there were no injuries or major public safety incidents. however, we can tell you around 2:00 a.m., firefighters worked to put out a car fire on the jones falls expressway. we don't know just yet if that was linked to the celebrations last night, but we can tell you for sure the jfx was shut down because of those massive crowds. andrea, back to you. >> thank you, delia. today a virginia senate committee will debate a bill to toughen the state's laws on texting while driving. right now texting while driving carries just a $20 fine in the commonwealth, but it's a secondary offense meaning you have to be pulled over for something else first. a bill going through the
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statehouse would up that fine to $250 and allow police to stop drivers for texting while driving, even if they aren't committing another infraction. today metro says it's going to begin a project to replace three escalators at the pentagon metro station. crews will remove the affected escalators from the stays's south side. metro saysed work is not as big as last year's escalator project the at dupont station. escalators were installed 18 years ago. metro says rehabilitating them isn't practical or even cost effective. customers will be able to use the pentagon stations north side escalators while they're being fisted. the replacement -- fixed. the replacement should be completed by the fall. 5:33. time for another your money report. >> jessica is back. she's saying women have made a lot of progress in the last 60 years. some things have changed but some things sure have not changed. >> you've come a long way baby, sort of. you might be surprised what the top job is for women nowadays.
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very, very surprising. most common job for women, the same as it was back in 1950. a secretary. the seen sus bureau says about four million workers fell under this category of secretaries and administrative assistants between 2006 and 2010. 96% of them were women. 1950 was the first year secretary became the most popular job for women and it's been that way ever since. aside from a few new titles, little else seems toe have changed. in -- seems to have changed. nowadays we use titles like administrative assistant. despite social progress and technological changes, demands for assistance really hasn't changed. the labor department expects the category to add almost 493,000 jobs over the next decade. salary issues also not changing all that much. women outnumber men in this field by 20-1 but men still have the upper hand when it comes to pay. full-time female secretaries made an average of about 34,000
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in 2010. male secretaries made almost $40,000. that's $6,000 more. most of the remaining top five jobs for women weren't on the list back in 1950. number two position in 2010 was cashier followed by teacher, nurse, and nursing aide. top job for men in 2010? truck driver. >> who knew. >> it's amazing, secretary still number one. >> amazing. thank you, jazz. do you have a favorite commercial from last night? find out if you agree with the ad meter ratings coming up. >> still ahead, we'll meet the t-shirt vendor who's been sharing the ravens spirit around the clock for the
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welcome back. 5:37. your weather first. we're in the 20s this morning, but it's comfortable. it's not too windy.
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some gusty areas but we're going to have another chance for light snow or flurries later today into the first part of tonight. as we look at the forecast, clear this morning in most areas. good visibilities. morning sunshine, increasing clowtdz. some light -- clouds. some light possible late. better chance in the mountains of west virginia with highs ranging 32 toward hagerstown to 40 in fredericksburg. mid- to upper 30s here in d.c. back in a few minutes. i've got a warping trend i'm going to -- a warming trend i'm going to talk to you about. an overturned vehicle on the southbound side of gw parkway right near the memorial bridge. here on the northbound side of i-95, slow traffic out of garrisonville toward quantico and then the pace improves till you get here to springfield. i'll be back with more in a few minutes. back to you, jess. >> thanks, monika. i've been combing through the retailer websites to find you some deals. we're talking about your taxes. google offers is helping you out with this deal.
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you pay $10 and you get $30 you can use on an online personal tax preparation system with h&r block at home. you prepare and file your 2012 personal tax return online. part of the deal, you get free expert advice from r&r -- h&r block tx experts -- tax experiments. z-burger is celebrating the ravens win by giving out free purple burgers. you get a free one from 11:00 to 2:00 and 5:00 to 7:00. it's only good at the baltimore location and the one by us on wisconsin avenue in tenley town but you have to know the secret password and it is z-champions. if you have an awful you've seen or you're -- an our you've seen or you're a local merchant with a deal for our viewers, would love to hear from ow facebook. -- from you on facebook. our question of the morning, 20 percent of men say they use this at their computer
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password, a, their favorite sports team, b, their nick jail or c, their hometown? >> one viewer wrote c, their hometown. >> log on to the wusa9 facebook fan page and leave your response. we'll reveal the answer in about an hour. if you watched the game last night, you may have heard how many passes black company got -- passes flacco got but coming up, the commercials, how they rated. seb brits sell -- celebrates celebrating a birthday today. this is dylan r, this is dylan,
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and this is his big brother hayden. dylan's only five, but he's already been through two surgeries for brain tumors. and he just went through his second round of chemo. and this is their mother, dawn, who runs this loving and happy home. she too struggled with tumors. but that doesn't slow her down. her love of family comes first. their dad, phil, works two jobs, repairing copiers, and on weekends delivering newspapers. but the bills keep piling up, and the heating bill gets pushed off. when you learn about their difficulties, it just breaks your heart. when we asked the biggest oil companies to help families in need, only citgo, the people of venezuela, and president hugo chavez responded. thanks to them, citizens energy is able to deliver millions of gallons of fuel to families just like the berios. i'm joe kennedy. if you need help staying warm, call me at 1-877-joe-4-oil. because no one should be left out in the cold!
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welcome back. 5:43. high today 32 degrees. the low 27 at the meadowlands. remember that next year when you're talking about super bowl. >> right, outside super bowl. >> you'll want to come back to new orleans, even with a power failure right away. >> should be real interesting next year. this morning just got a couple of delays. well west where they're going to have some problems coming later today and tonight. garrett county schools have closed. they're expecting 10 inches of snow with the clipper. we may get a trace to an inch. in grant county the union education complex, they're two hours late. union education complex, two hours late. around here your day planner we start out fine. it's cold. increasing clouds this afternoon. we get into the mid-30s, enough early sun could push us 38, even 40 south of town. by this evening if not late
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afternoon, we've got some more light snow showers, flurries flying around. not expecting much from this. a trace to potentially an inch of snow out there before it's all double. that would be well -- all done. that would be well to our north. this is from last night. there go the snow showers. lots of them but they didn't amount to much. there's an area near chicago that we'll watch as it comes across ohio and the west virginia that will get the mountains but will give us more conversational snow, just a dusting. 23 in rockville. round hill is 24 in western loudoun county. waldorf 25 along with north beach there in northern calvert and here in d.c. boy, we're looking at a pretty good sky this morning on our michael & son weather camera. a little traffic on the gw parkway. 28 degrees, feeling like 21 thanks to the 7 mile an hour wind out of the north, northwest and the air is pretty dry. humidity only 45%. the cold air, we're seeing it. up in canada just getting into
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international falls, northern minnesota. 31 below. but the rest of the country is relatively mild. there's no arctic air other than this. this is likely to stay up in canada for the most part. when you look at satellite and radar combined, the clouds and radar, they're moving generally west to east across the country. we have the northern branch here, a southern branch. when things are moving west to east, we call it a zonal flow. the thing you have to know about it, no big dip. means the arctic air gets bottled up in canada of the we'll see moderation the next few days. talked about that disturbance in chicago. you can see it a little better here coming into indiana, southwestern michigan. that will wring out maybe up to 5 inch also of snow in the chicago area. it will hit ohio with a few inches of snow. get into the mountains and get a lot of lift of that they'll get a lot of snow west of the divide. but around here we'll see the clouds increase for the afternoon. by 6:00 it will be snowing in western maryland, parts of west virginia, especially the west facing ridges out there will get it on the other side of the divide. we'll have a few light areas of
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rain or snow showers but mainly snow showers coming through for the evening and tonight. then tomorrow morning, we start to see some sunshine develop fairly early. so your forecast today, it will be all right. mid-30s, potentially 38, 40 with enough sun. the southern areas look like they could approach 40 with the late snow flurries or snow showers. tonight a trace to an inch of snow. but that inch i-70 corridor, hagerstown, frederick, areas west. 43 tomorrow. 46 on wednesday. by thursday clouds start to increase again, 47 with showers likely if i 48 and a mild and dry weekend. monika samtani, it's been a pretty good monday morning but we've got something to talk about now. one incident. just happened on the southbound side of i-270 south of route 80 in urbana. so look at that slow traffic forming there on the southbound side of 270 trying to get by the accident. don't have the lane information but you can tell something is going on there. southbound i-270 after route 80
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in urbana. let's take a live look outside. if you're planning to head over to the beltway, no problems through college park into silver spring. inbound i-66 beginning to load up now right here in manassas toward centreville, but this section is incident free. back to the maps, this time we're going to head over to the northbound side of hien 395 to the -- i-395 to the 14th street bridge. all your potomac and anacostia crossings are fine. one more live look in oxon hill. 210 to the wilson bridge and beyond into alexandria is quiet. while millions of ravens and 49ers or football fans in general paid attention to the game last night, millions of others stayed glued to their seats for the commercials. >> the ads cost companies $4 million for just 30 seconds of air time. this morning we have a better idea of which commercials were worth all that money. debra alfarone got the ruts of the "u.s.a. today" ad meters. >> reporter: forget the battle of the super bowl.
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it's the battle of the super model. now that i've got your attention, do you know which 2013 super bowl commercial ended up on top? only one real ranking. "u.s.a. today"'s ad meter. can i please stop standing next to these two? i'll show you this year's best and woreness a minute but first a little history. "u.s.a. today" has been ranging and rating the top super bowl ads for about 25 years. this year thousands rated them online. remember this one? >> we are going to the super bowl. >> reporter: that was the first champ, an ad for american express in 1989. since then these have ranked big. >> humorous ads, entertaining ads, anything that's a little bit over the top or buzz worthy tend to do well. celebrities, animals, babies all do well. >> reporter: will they this year? first the bad. together they're perfect. this one people didn't like. now the top three. number three. >> god made a farmer gln the
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farmer, an ad for dodge ram. number two, this one for tide. and the top 2013 super bowl commercial according to "u.s.a. today"'s ad meter is? this sappy but sweet budweiser ad. more than 7,000 people voted and if you'd like to see the entire list, just go to our website wusa9.com. debra alfarone, wusa9. >> of course we had our own favorite super bowl ads. you loved the clydesdale one. >> i love the clydesdale one but we have another one, the controversial volkswagen commercial. >> i hate mondays. >> they're the worst. >> no worries, man. everything will be all right. >> yeah, man. don't fret. sticky bun come soon.
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>> yeah, wicked coffee, mr. jim. >> julia, turn the frown the other way around. >> hey, dave, you're from minnesota, right? >> yes, the land of 10,000 lakes. >> so in conclusion, things are pretty dismal. >> you know what this room needs? a smile. who want to come with i. ♪ traveling along, there's a song we're sipping, come on get happy ♪ >> you're three minutes late. >> no cloud on a sunny day. >> i love it. it does make you smile. >> it does make you smile. >> really cute. >> this one wasn't necessarily my favorite but a lot of other people seemed to like it. >> it's the taco bell commercial. i was one who did not like it. >> good night, mr. goldblat. >> good night.
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♪ ♪ >> i like the part where the police officers walk by, what are you doing? >> another funny that we don't have here is the sandcastle commercial. >> he puts on a wig and makes believe he still has the skills
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to make it through the combine. are you waking up in a haze? maybe a pounding headache? >> maybe you have too many adult beverages last night. you have a hangover. it's kind of hard. we have some recommendations on trying to treat your monday after the super bowl from about.com. if you can, they say sleep it off. rethenish your body with fruit or -- replenish your body with fruit or vegetable juice or water is a great one. have a weak cup of coffee but lots of caffeine can continue to make things worse because you'll continue to get dee dehydrated. drink orange juice for vitamin c and when it comes to painkillers, you might want to use caution. tylenol will cause your liver to work overtime. ibuprofen can cause stomach bleeding. aspirin can magnify hangover effects. it's believed well over a hundred million americans tuned into the super bowl. >> many of them were partying as they watched the game.
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some might have invibed a little too much, but that's lent to an online petition to make today the monday after the super bowl a national holiday. a fantasy football company, and that's fantasy all right, have put their petition on the white house website. they need 100,000 signatures by february 23 for consideration. so far they've gotten close to 15,000 online signatures. we're getting a lot of response to this question on our wusa9 facebook fan page. many people have the same idea as kimberly hall. she writes, i think super bowls should be on saturday nights. then you give folks a day to recuperate. good sense. keep our conversation going. let us know what you think. it's 5:54. the lights did go out on the party in new orleans last night, at least briefly. we'll have more on the super bowl power coming up. >> we'll head back to baltimore to a large tent that's become a mecca of sorts
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welcome back. your weather first. it's quiet out there. temperatures in the 20s, some low 20s this morning. thankfully the winds aren't all that strong. we'll start with some sunshine. by lunch time we'll see a few clouds increase out west so partly sunny. this afternoon the clouds thicken up. if you're going to be out in garrett county, it will be snowing by early to mid afternoon. they're in winter storm warnings there. around here, clouds, late snow flurries. highs mid- to upper 30s.
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their fans totaled in the tens of thousands but we know one ravens fan who is especially happy this morning. >> that's because he's reliving both the win and the profits in ravens merchandise from his stand. we paid a visit to one of the most purple places on earth. >> go baltimore. >> 49ers, sorry i can't help you there. all purple and black. >> you have enough purple? >> no, i need more purple. >> welcome, guys. >> reporter: dan, dan the t- shirt man is catching the super bowl frenzy. >> we have a football game today. >> reporter: he hasn't closed the flaps of his ravens fever tent for a while. >> we stay hope 24 hours a day, seven days a week. the whole state of maryland is working hard. the team is working hard. it only comes around once every 12 years or so.
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>> go ravens. >> win or lose, all year round. that's how you support your home team. >> reporter: n.f.l. players and players sanctioned shirts available the second the game is called. >> everything. just add to the collection. >> we have deer antlers. >> reporter: he's been cashing in. >> we've had people from idaho, spain, alaska, hawaii. add dallas to the list. >> reporter: dan, dan the t- shirt man will continue riding the raven fever frenzy as long as he can. >> this is a total blessing. >> reporter: in baltimore, surae chinn, wusa9. >> they're excited, aren't they? >> they're reveling. thank you for watching wusa9. it is 6:00 a.m. we're reveling as well. i'm andrea roane. >> it's purple monday around here. i'm mike hydeck. thanks for joining us. monika samtani it here. her son is a

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